June 26, 2017

Simon says: A fire is great – when you’re camping

By Simon Iliffe, Unimutual Risk Manager The people of London who had managed to survive the Great Plague in 1665 must have thought that the following […]
June 16, 2017

Disruption as Usual (Part 1)

By Simon Iliffe, Unimutual Risk Manager Disruptive events by their nature occur at inopportune moments and at worst can blindside institutions.  They tend to fall into […]
May 1, 2017

Will you be affected by the incoming Notifiable Data Breaches Scheme? And what can you do to prepare?

by Harry Rosenthal, General Manager, Risk Management Services While higher education institutions have suffered privacy violation events in the past, including illegal hacking of web portals, […]
July 5, 2017

The Deadliest Threat to Australians – Issue 64

What natural event kills more Australians than any other? Which natural peril is the most lethal? If your answer is flooding, cyclone damage or massive bushfires, […]
March 24, 2017

Do Term 1 Claims Forecast the Future? – Issue 62

One of the many sources of Emerging Risks for this report comes from the higher education sector’s claims activity. By examining claims reports, we try to […]
February 16, 2017

Mandatory Cyber Crime Reporting: Has Landed! – Issue 61

In the December 2016 Edition of the Unimutual Update we discussed the continued delay of the Australian Parliament in passing changes to the Privacy Act requiring mandatory […]
March 31, 2017

March 2017 Unimutual Update

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January 4, 2017

December 2016 Unimutual Update

September 1, 2016

September 2016 Unimutual Update

June 15, 2017

Campus Threat Assessment Committee Checklist

This checklist contains three sections. Section 1: Campus Threat Assessment Committee Formation Designed to assist Members in determining whether such a committee would be useful in identifying […]
December 5, 2016

University BCP Checklist

This Business Continuity Planning Checklist consists of 4 sections, covering: 1: General BCP Requirements This section refers to suggested generic pre-event planning activities associated with both […]
December 1, 2016

Unoccupied Buildings Checklist and Quick Risk Review

The dictionary defines vacant as “something without content or occupant”, alternatively unoccupied is generally defined as “without occupant but still containing contents”. For the sake of […]